Lighthouse Homes

Referral address

The Lighthouse
71 Westgate
Rotherham
S60 1BQ

Referral phone

01709 364600

Referral email

Website

http://www.lighthousehomes.org


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless men who wish to address their issues, learn new skills and move on to successful independent living. Can accept ex-offenders direct from prison.

Who we cannot help

Men who have a history of violence or offending behaviour, arsonists, with a history of serious sexual or racial offences. Men with serious mental health problems.

  • Minimum age accepted: 18
  • Maximum age accepted: None

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept referrals from any agency including prison.

Referral procedure

Phone Mon-Fri 9.30am-3.30pm. Require proof of ID and income.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 2 weeks
  • Maximum stay: -

Support and accommodation

Support offered

4 full time staff on-site, 24 hour waking cover. In-house 12-step programme. Staff provide support around life skills, budgeting, health and safety, food hygiene, cooking and cleaning. Provide training in construction on site and via local college, horticulture via allotment, media studies.

Rooms and charges

£27.50pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Single: 3
  • 2 bed: 3
  • 6 bed: 1
  • Total spaces: 15

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms partly furnished, residents have own drawer.
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  • Disabled facilities: None.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

No alcohol allowed on the premises. Smoking allowed in designated covered outside area only. Licence agreement.

Visitors

Family members only by arrangement between 9am-4pm.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Rotherham train and bus stations - 10-15 minutes walk.

Volunteering

Currently have 20+ volunteers. Phone 01709 364600 for further information.

Donations

Food, clothes, household goods, money. Phone 01709 364600 for details.


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